Richard Taffler

University of Warwick - Finance Group

Professor of Finance and Accounting

Gibbet Hill Rd

Coventry, CV4 7AL

Great Britain

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

15

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Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

Skewness Preference and Market Anomalies

University of Miami Business School Research Paper No. 3166638
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 06 May 2018 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2022
Alok Kumar, Mehrshad Motahari and Richard Taffler
University of Miami - Miami Herbert Business School, Bayes Business School (formerly Cass) and University of Warwick - Finance Group
Downloads 862 (41,618)
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Market anomalies, skewness preference, mispricing, idiosyncratic skewness, investor sentiment.

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Fund Management: An Emotional Finance Perspective

CFA Institute Research Foundation, ISBN 978-1-934667-49-1, WBS Finance Group Research Paper No. 232
Number of pages: 117 Posted: 09 Jun 2015
David Tuckett and Richard Taffler
University College London - Centre for the Study of Decision-Making Uncertainty and University of Warwick - Finance Group
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Emotional finance, behavioral finance

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Why the Going-Concern Anomaly: Gambling in the Market?

WBS Finance Group Research Paper No. 200
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 13 Apr 2013
Asad Kausar, Alok Kumar and Richard Taffler
American University - Kogod School of Business, University of Miami - Miami Herbert Business School and University of Warwick - Finance Group
Downloads 443 (96,710)
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Audit report, market underreaction, retail investors, lottery-type stocks, gambling

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Anxiety, Excitement, and Asset Prices

University of Miami Business School Research Paper No. 3902654
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 16 Sep 2021 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2022
Shehub Bin Hasan, Alok Kumar and Richard Taffler
ICMA Centre, Henley Business School, University of Miami - Miami Herbert Business School and University of Warwick - Finance Group
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Investor emotions, market emotion index, emotion beta, asset mispricing, return predictability

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Hedge Funds and Unconscious Fantasy

WBS Finance Group Research Paper No. 133
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 21 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 23 Dec 2019
Arman Eshraghi and Richard Taffler
Cardiff Business School and University of Warwick - Finance Group
Downloads 278 (161,077)

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alternative investments, investor psychology, media portrayal, phantastic objects, psychoanalysis

6.

Investor Emotions and Speculative Bubbles

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 29 Jan 2021
University of Warwick - Finance Group, Middlesex University, Cranfield University - School of Management and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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investor psychology, emotional finance, phantastic objects, financial media, textual analysis

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Bankruptcy Sells Stocks… But Who's Buying (and Why)?

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 24 Apr 2014
Luis Coelho, Kose John, Alok Kumar and Richard Taffler
University of Algarve, New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance, University of Miami - Miami Herbert Business School and University of Warwick - Finance Group
Downloads 239 (187,143)
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Post-Chapter 11 trading, gambling, lottery-like stocks, retail investors, limits to arbitrage, market under-reaction

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Do Analysts Know But Not Tell? The Case of Going-Concern Opinions

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 05 Oct 2014
Ruben Peixinho and Richard Taffler
University of Algarve and University of Warwick - Finance Group
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analyst behavior, bad news announcements, stock recommendation bias, coverage cessation

9.

Research Foundation Year in Review -- 2012

CFA Institute Research Foundation R2013
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 11 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2016
AQR Capital Management, University of Warwick - Finance Group, University College London - Centre for the Study of Decision-Making Uncertainty, Boston University, CFA Institute Research Foundation, CFA Institute, Fischer Francis Trees & Watts, Inc., New York University (NYU) - Department of Finance, Minnesota State University, Mankato, CFA Institute, Webster University, Environmental Financial Products, LLC, University of Cambridge - Judge Business School, Target Corporation, CFA Institute Research Foundation and University of Cambridge - Judge Business School
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Expected Returns, emotional finance, currency investing, life-cycle investing, inflation, liquidity, financial frictions, ethics, derivatives, equity risk premium

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Research Foundation Year in Review -- 2013

CFA Institute Research Foundation R2014
Number of pages: 90 Posted: 11 Jun 2015
CFA Institute Research Foundation, York University - Schulich School of Business, Ensign Peak Advisors, Analytic Investors, Inc., BYU Marriott School of Business, Boston University - Questrom School of Business, Arizona State University, Ryan ALM, Inc., University of Warwick - Finance Group, University College London - Centre for the Study of Decision-Making Uncertainty, Independent, CFA Institute Research Foundation, CFA Institute Research Foundation, Allocationmetrics Limited, BlackRock, Barclays and Target Corporation
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life annuities, futures, options, manager selection, ethics, ALM, asset/liability management, tail risk

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Fund Manager Skill: Selling Matters More!

Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting, 2022, forthcoming.
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 29 Apr 2022
Onur Kemal Tosun, Liang Jin, Richard Taffler and Arman Eshraghi
Cardiff Business School - Accounting and Finance Section, Lancaster University Management School, University of Warwick - Finance Group and Cardiff Business School
Downloads 37 (616,462)

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Mutual Funds, Timing Ability, Trade Motivation, Investment Performance, Attention

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Fund Manager Conviction and Investment Performance

International Review of Financial Analysis, Vol. 71, 2020
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 29 Apr 2022
Liang Jin, Richard Taffler, Arman Eshraghi and Onur Kemal Tosun
Lancaster University Management School, University of Warwick - Finance Group, Cardiff Business School and Cardiff Business School - Accounting and Finance Section
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Overconviction, Uncertainty, Active Share, Fund performance, Fund flows, Fund structure

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Is Management Quality Value Relevant?

Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, Vol. 38, Issue 9‐10, pp. 1184-1208, 2011
Posted: 14 Dec 2011
Vineet Agarwal, Richard Taffler and Mike Brown
Cranfield University - School of Management, University of Warwick - Finance Group and Birmingham City University
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cost of equity, expected returns, management reputation, resource based view, Management Today, efficient market hypothesis

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The Impact of Corporate Tax Avoidance on Analyst Coverage and Forecasts

Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting, Forthcoming (with open access)
Posted: 05 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 28 Feb 2019
Guanming He, Helen Ren and Richard Taffler
Durham University, University of Liverpool and University of Warwick - Finance Group

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Tax planning ‧ Financial opacity ‧ Analyst following ‧ Earnings forecasts

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Fund Manager Overconfidence and Investment Performance: Evidence from Mutual Funds

WBS Finance Group Research Paper No. 193
Posted: 15 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 03 Jul 2020
Arman Eshraghi and Richard Taffler
Cardiff Business School and University of Warwick - Finance Group

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fund manager behaviour, overconfidence, mutual fund performance, investor psychology

Other Papers (1)

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Do Corporate Insiders Trade on Future Stock Price Crash Risk?

Forthcoming at the Review of Quantitative Finance & Accounting
Posted: 05 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2020
Guanming He, Helen Ren and Richard Taffler
Durham University, University of Liverpool and University of Warwick - Finance Group

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insider selling; crash risk; financial constraints; information asymmetry; SOX